Mentors

Throughout the challenges, each team is mentored by a maritime professional from a renowned organization. The first announced mentors are:

 

 

  • Giedo Loeff
    • Head of Research and Development
    • Feadship
  • Remco van Dam
    • Jr. Project Manager
    • Damen Shipyards Group
  • Marjolein van Noort
    • Responsible for economics and finance
    • Royal Association of Netherlands Shipowners (KVNR)
 
  • Frederik de Wit
    • Senior Lecturer Maritime Technology
    • Hogeschool Rotterdam
 
  • Gerald Menkveld
    • Advisor Shipping Traffic
    • Member of SMASH team
    • Rijkswaterstaat
 
  • Karin de Jong
    • Advisor Information Supply Shipping
    • Operator Innovatiefabriek Scheepvaart
    • Rijkswaterstaat
 
  • Michael Schreuder
    • Advisor Shipping & Logistics
    • Member of SMASH team
    • Rijkswaterstaat
 
  • Nancy Scheijven
    • Director shipping traffic and water management
    • Chair of the Steering Committee Ministery Infrastructure and Water Management for SMASH
    • Rijkswaterstaat
 
  • Teus van Beek
    • General Manager Market Innovation
    • Wärtsilä
 
  • Menno Haring
    • Groupleader Controls and Software
    • Bosch Rexroth
 
  • John Oosthoek
    • Digital Business Development 
    • Royal IHC 
  • Harmen Terlouw
    • Senior Lecturer Maritime Technology
    • NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences

Jury

 

  • Paul Meijer
    • Projectmanager Innovation in Mobility
    • Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
  • Annet Koster
    • Director
    • Royal Association of Netherlands Shipowners (KVNR)
  • Roel de Graaf
    • Director
    • Netherlands Maritime Technology